Patents by Inventor Michael S. Hildreth

Michael S. Hildreth has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20030062059
    Abstract: A hair treatment device and method, for use in changing the appearance of hair. The device comprises a compressible hair roller including a roller body and a base including ends with cradles which receives the roller body. The combination of the roller body and base, together with the respective construction, results in a more natural looking and feeling “perm”.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2001
    Publication date: April 3, 2003
    Inventor: Michael S. Hildreth
  • Patent number: 4400879
    Abstract: A sectioning tool for sectioning the hair on a person's head allows individual sections of hair to be easily, quickly and thoroughly treated with chemical solutions such as hair colors, tints or relaxers. The tool includes a base member having two substantially perpendicular legs, one of which is used to secure the tool in the hair next to the scalp. A plurality of finger means are individually movably mounted on the second leg from a first position where they divide the hair into a plurality of sections and to a second position so that the section of hair held between individual ones of the finger means is released for treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 1981
    Date of Patent: August 30, 1983
    Inventor: Michael S. Hildreth
  • Patent number: 4327754
    Abstract: A permanent wave accessory including a base implement for pre-sectioning of hair, the base implement being conformable to the scalp contour and positionable in a spaced apart relation from the scalp; roller means for receiving hair as pre-sectioned by the base implement, such roller means being axially deformable in accordance with the scalp contour as assumed by the base implement; and means for mounting the roller means side-by-side along the base implement and which may cooperatively interact with the roller means for maintaining the roller means at a given position of rotation as interconnected therewith.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 1980
    Date of Patent: May 4, 1982
    Inventor: Michael S. Hildreth